Centre celebrates 2.5 per cent rise in sales during 2019
Liverpool One is has reported it saw a successful festive period, with figures showing a 5 per cent increase in sales during the period compared to 2018.
The Christmas results mark the end of a record year of performance at the destination, with sales up 2.5 per cent during 2019.
Footfall figures came it at 29m visitors to Liverpool Onethroughout the year, 5.5m of which visited during the Christmas period.
There were 17 store openings at the destination in 2019, including: Ralph Lauren, Virgin Holidays, Oliver Bonas, Mint Velvet, Jo Malone London, Too Faced and Morphe. Additionally, 125,000 sq ft of space was renewed with existing tenants, while a total of £5.3m was invested by retailers and operators into new and existing space.
Alison Clegg, director of asset management, Grosvenor Europe commented: “It’s been a remarkable year of growth for Liverpool One, which is a credit to our forward-thinking leasing strategy and series of well-considered campaigns. Welcoming a host of leading brands, and seeing occupants dedicate substantial investment into existing stores at the destination, has propelled Liverpool One’s exciting trajectory in 2019. We look forward to seeing this continue into the new year, off the back of an exceptional Christmas season.”